Six Aldermen Send Mayor Lori Lightfoot Letter Opposing Vaccine Mandate For City Employees, Call It 'An Infringement On Their Personal Freedoms'"We are strongly opposed to this mandate and are urging you to reconsider your executive order," the aldermen said.
City Council Health Committee Backs Proposed Ban On Flavored Vaping ProductsAld. Matt O’Shea (19th), the chief sponsor, originally wanted to ban any kind of flavored tobacco, including cigarettes, cigars, and chewing tobacco.
Aldermen Take Up Debate On Removing CPD Officers From Chicago Public SchoolsA lengthy debate on the value of police officers in schools came as an ordinance to remove them has been at least temporarily bottled up in committee.
City Council Panel Grounds Measure To Halt O'Hare ExpansionA City Council committee has voted down an ordinance that would have stopped the expansion of O'Hare International Airport in its tracks, and given aldermen the final say over any runway changes the airport.